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Short Articles

These stories capture moments, make a quick point, or just serve to make you aware of something.


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Many women are making their mark on business in Central New York.

At the Women Entrepreneurs' Expo

by Sue Smith Romero

A refreshing hike at a state park sets the new year and decade in a positive direction.

Hiking into the New Decade

by Sue Smith Romero

Used books are cheap online, but those websites don't give you an experience like Berry Hill Book Shop in Deansboro can.

Barn of Books

by Sue Smith Romero

There’s a new digital publication for curious readers in the Utica-Rome area.

A New Digital Magazine for Utica-Rome

by Sue Smith Romero

Local songwriters sing of small town roots and universal emotions.

Hometown Songs

by Sue Smith Romero